RPC IX, 266

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 266
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΟΥΑΛΕΝΤ ΟⳞΤ ΜΕⳞ ΚΥΙΝΤΟΝ Κ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter seated on cista, l., holding patera and long torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.88 g
Axis 7
Reference Rec 761
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1841,B.2366 BMC 136
2     P: 1170 Rec pl. LXXXVI.3, rev.